Nursing Schools in Georgia

The state of Georgia is home to 75 nursing schools. This year (2018) we evaluated 41 schools and our ranking system identified the following nursing schools as the best in Georgia.

NursingExplorer ranking system is statistical. We use the following factors when evaluating schools: NCLEX pass rates, programmatic and institutional accreditations. Learn more about our nursing schools ranking system here.

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Complete List of Nursing Schools in Georgia

Listed below are all nursing schools in Georgia. Please use the sort feature to view which schools have top RN and LPN programs along with their corresponding average NCLEX pass rates. Click on each school's name to view more detail about the school.

There are a total of 75 nursing schools in the state of Georgia.

Institution RN PN RN PN
College of Coastal Georgia
Location: Brunswick, GA
Programs offered: ADN BSN RN to BSN
99.0%
1
Chattahoochee Technical College
Location: Marietta, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
98.3% 98.3%
2
1
Georgia Piedmont Technical College
Location: Clarkston, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN
98.1% 98.1%
3
2
Ogeechee Technical College
Location: Statesboro, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
98.0% 93.3%
4
7
Albany Technical College
Location: Albany, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
97.9% 97.9%
5
4
Lanier Technical College
Location: Oakwood, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
97.3% 92.9%
6
8
Southeastern Technical College
Location: Vidalia, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN
95.5% 98.0%
7
3
Georgia College and State University
Location: Milledgeville, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters RN to BSN
95.5%
7
North Georgia Technical College
Location: Clarkesville, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
95.3% 90.8%
8
11
Savannah Technical College
Location: Savannah, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
94.8% 95.6%
9
5
Piedmont College
Location: Demorest, GA
Programs offered: BSN LPN to BSN RN to BSN
94.2%
10
Dalton State College
Location: Dalton, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN LPN to ADN BSN
92.9% 91.3% 11
9
Athens Technical College
Location: Athens, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN LPN to ADN
91.9% 91.0% 12
10
Emory University
Location: Atlanta, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters Doctoral Accelerated BSN
91.5% 13
Columbus Technical College
Location: Columbus, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN LPN
91.3% 91.0% 14
10
Mercer University
Location: Macon, GA
Programs offered: BSN
90.7% 15
Georgia Southwestern State University
Location: Americus, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated BSN RN to BSN
90.6% 16
University of West Georgia
Location: Carrollton, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters RN to BSN
90.6% 16
Oconee Fall Line Technical College
Location: Sandersville, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
90.5% 90.5% 17 12
Southern Crescent Technical College
Location: Griffin, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
90.2% 89.4% 18 13
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College
Location: Valdosta, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
89.7% 87.5% 19 14
Georgia Gwinnett College
Location: Lawrenceville, GA
Programs offered: BSN
89.6% 20
West Georgia Technical College
Location: Waco, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
89.2% 82.1% 21 16
Columbus State University
Location: Columbus, GA
Programs offered: BSN RN to BSN LPN
88.5% 22
Georgia State University
Location: Atlanta, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters Doctoral
88.4% 23
LaGrange College
Location: Lagrange, GA
Programs offered: BSN
88.1% 24
Clayton State University
Location: Morrow, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters RN to BSN
88.0% 25
Wesleyan College
Location: Macon, GA
Programs offered: BSN
87.8% 26
Valdosta State University
Location: Valdosta, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters Accelerated BSN RN to BSN
86.1% 27
Brenau University
Location: Gainesville, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters Doctoral RN to BSN
84.2% 28
Armstrong State University
Location: Savannah, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters LPN to BSN RN to BSN
83.8% 29
Berry College
Location: Mount Berry, GA
Programs offered: BSN
83.3% 30
Georgia Southern University
Location: Statesboro, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters Doctoral LPN to BSN RN to BSN
82.7% 31
Bainbridge State College
Location: Bainbridge, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
82.4% 83.6% 32 15
Augusta Technical College
Location: Augusta, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
82.2% 94.3% 33
6
Georgia Northwestern Technical College
Location: Rome, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN LPN to ADN
81.8% 79.1% 34 17
South Georgia Technical College
Location: Americus, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
81.6% 76.3% 35 18
Shorter University
Location: Rome, GA
Programs offered: BSN
76.6% 36
Albany State University
Location: Albany, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters Accelerated BSN RN to BSN LPN
73.3% 37
Herzing University-Atlanta
Location: Atlanta, GA
Programs offered: Masters BSN
55.1% 38
Truett McConnell University
Location: Cleveland, GA
Programs offered: BSN
51.2% 39
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Location: Tifton, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
Altamaha Technical College
Location: Jesup, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Atlanta Technical College
Location: Atlanta, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
Augusta State University
Location: Augusta, GA
Programs offered: ADN
Central Georgia Technical College
Location: Macon, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Darton State College
Location: Albany, GA
Programs offered: ADN BSN
Fortis College-Smyrna
Location: Smyrna, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Georgia Health Sciences University
Location: Augusta, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters Doctoral
Georgia Highlands College
Location: Rome, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN BSN
Georgia State University-Perimeter College
Location: Atlanta, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
Gordon State College
Location: Barnesville, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN BSN
Gwinnett Technical College
Location: Lawrenceville, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN
Kennesaw State University
Location: Kennesaw, GA
Programs offered: BSN Accelerated MSN Masters Doctoral Accelerated BSN RN to BSN
Macon State College
Location: Macon, GA
Programs offered: ADN BSN
Middle Georgia College
Location: Cochran, GA
Programs offered: ADN
Middle Georgia Technical College
Location: Warner Robins, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Moultrie Technical College
Location: Moultrie, GA
Programs offered: LPN
North Georgia College & State University
Location: Dahlonega, GA
Programs offered: Accelerated MSN LPN to ADN BSN
Okefenokee Technical College
Location: Waycross, GA
Programs offered: LPN
South Georgia College
Location: Douglas, GA
Programs offered: ADN LPN to ADN
South University-Savannah
Location: Savannah, GA
Programs offered: Masters RN to BSN BSN
Southwest Georgia Technical College
Location: Thomasville, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN LPN to ADN
Thomas University
Location: Thomasville, GA
Programs offered: RN to BSN Accelerated MSN BSN
Bauder College
Location: Atlanta, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
West Georgia Technical College
Location: LaGrange, GA
Programs offered: LPN ADN
Northwestern Technical College
Location: Rock Spring, GA
Programs offered: ADN
Chattahoochee Technical College - North Metro Campus
Location: Acworth, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Chattahoochee Technical College - Paulding Campus
Location: Dallas, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Dekalb Technical College
Location: Clarkston, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Southeastern Technical College - Glennville Campus
Location: Glennville, GA
Programs offered: LPN
West Georgia Technical College - Coweta Campus
Location: Newnan, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College - Coffee County Campus
Location: Douglas, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College - Ben Hill-Irwin Campus
Location: Fitzgerald, GA
Programs offered: LPN
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Location: Atlanta, GA
Programs offered: BSN Masters RN to BSN

Georgia's NCLEX-RN pass rate Vs. National Average


Georgia's NCLEX-PN pass rate Vs. National Average